Mon, 01 Mar 2021

NATO 2030 commits members to war with Russia and China

The February meeting of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Defense Ministers, the first since President Biden took power, revealed an ...

Concerned about security, Biden seeks to produce supply chain goods

WASHINGTON, DC: In order to reduce the United States' reliance on the imports of advanced batteries, pharmaceuticals, critical minerals and ...

New Jersey to allow public to carry six ounces of marijuana

TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed into law a bill to legalize the recreational use of marijuana ...

India businesses benefit from Myanmar coup?

By Lee Kah WhyeSingapore, March 1 (ANI): When Myanmar's military seized power after detaining Aung San Suu Kyi and other ...

Sharp drop in Xinjiang birth rate: Report

Hong Kong, March 1 (ANI): Amid growing criticism over human right abuses by the Beijing, population statistics published by the ...

STL wins $100 million deals in Middle East and Africa

Dubai [UAE], March 1 (ANI): Leading integrator of data networks Sterlite Technologies Ltd (STL) on Monday announced major new deals ...

Philippines Finally Receives First Batch of COVID-19 Vaccine

The Philippines launched its national coronavirus vaccination campaign Monday amid widespread public skepticism and a struggle to procure vaccines.Dr. Gerardo ...

Update: China to issue report on human rights violations in U.S.

© Provided by Xinhua The document says that disorder in American democratic institutions led to political chaos, further tearing the ...

China bans discriminatory content in online job advertisements

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, March 1 (Xinhua) -- New regulations forbidding discriminatory content in online job advertisements took effect ...

China to issue report on human rights violations in U.S.

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, March 1 (Xinhua) -- China's State Council Information Office will in the near future issue ...

Cloud9 topples 100 Thieves in showdown at LCS Spring Split

Cloud9 won a showdown at the top of the League Championship Series Spring Split to conclude Week 4, remaining alone ...

White Ferns update squad for T20Is against England

Wellington [New Zealand], March 1 (ANI): Northern Districts all-rounder Brooke Halliday has replaced Lea Tahuhu in the New Zealand women ...

Andhra govt seeks confirmation for steel plant

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], March 1 (ANI): The Andhra Pradesh government on Sunday sought confirmation from steel company POSCO India ...

Air passenger traffic still down, cargo continues to climb

Kuala Lumpur [Malaysia], March 1 (ANI): Preliminary January air passenger traffic figures released on Monday by the Association of Asia ...

Rights group holds webinar on China's human rights abuses

New Delhi [India], March 1 (ANI): A pro-Tibet group named Global Alliance For Tibet and Persecuted Minorities (GMPM) held a ...

Super Mirror Power Plant in Gansu, NW China

Dunhuang, March 1 (Xinhua) -- The molten-salt concentrated solar power plant is located in Dunhuang, northwest China's Gansu Province.The 100MW ...

Equity indices trade firm, auto stocks surge

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], March 1 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices traded firm during early hours on Monday on the back upbeat ...

Asia Album: Happy Chinese New Year Concert held in Singapore

© Provided by Xinhua SINGAPORE, March 1 (Xinhua) -- The Happy Chinese New Year Concert 2021 was jointly held by ...

Golden Globes: Jane Fonda receives Cecil B. DeMille Award

Washington [US], March 1 (ANI): At this year's Golden Globes, American actor Jane Fonda received the prestigious Cecil B. DeMille ...

Factbox: China's economic and social progress in 2020

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, March 1 (Xinhua) -- Braving the virus test and challenges in domestic and international situations, ...

Final T20I between NZ-Aus to be played without crowds

Wellington [New Zealand], March 1 (ANI): New Zealand Cricket (NZC) on Monday announced that the final T20I of the five-match ...

China to step up global influence campaign

Taipei [Taiwan], March 1 (ANI): Facing disapproval around the world over a slew of issues including Xinjiang, Hong Kong, coronavirus ...

China's 'gray zone' warfare against Taiwan at highest level

Taipei [Taiwan], March 1 (ANI): China's 'gray zone' warfare against Taiwan is now at the highest level, which could mean ...

RMIT attack underlines need to train all uni staff in cyber safety

Cyber criminals are very persistent and the daily numbers of cyber attacks show no sign of decreasing. The latest reported ...

Chhattisgarh: Children from Naxal-hit Narayanpur shine

By Tanmay SakalleyNarayanpur (Chhattisgarh) [India], February 28 (ANI): A Chhattisgarh Armed Force (CAF) constable is providing Mallakhamba training to children ...

62thTibetan Uprising Day to be commemorated on March 10

Taipei [Taiwan], February 28 (ANI): The Tibetan Uprising Day, observed every year on March 10, will mark the 62nd anniversary ...

Too much of coffee can lead to cardiovascular issues

Adelaide [Australia], February 28 (ANI): Too much coffee could be detrimental for your heart health and could cause heart-related issues, ...

China's role under scanner in Myanmar coup

Naypyitaw [Myanmar], February 28 (ANI): With most nations condemning military takeover in Myanmar and arrest of elected leader Aung San ...

Chinese Investment in Australia Plummets Amid Tensions

SYDNEY - Chinese investment in Australia fell by 61% in 2020 to the lowest level recorded by the Australian National ...

SLC appoint Tom Moody as Director of Cricket

Colombo [Sri Lanka], February 28 (ANI): Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) on Sunday confirmed the appointment of former Australia all-rounder, Tom ...

China-donated COVID-19 vaccines arrive in Philippines

© Provided by Xinhua MANILA, Feb. 28 (Xinhua) -- A batch of Sinovac vaccine CoronaVac donated by China arrived in ...

Hezbollah and Israel's richest were both welcome at a DRC bank

Swiss-based Afriland First Group SA star's performer is its banking unit in the Democratic Republic of Congo.Information provided by whistleblowers ...

Update: Xi Focus: Xi's article on rule of law to be published

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Feb. 28 (Xinhua) -- An article by Chinese President Xi Jinping on promoting socialist rule ...

DRDO's 'Sindhu Netra' satellite deployed in space

By Ajit K DubeyNew Delhi [India], February 28 (ANI): In a boost for the country's surveillance capabilities to monitor activities ...

S Korea reports 356 more COVID-19 cases, 89,676 in total

Seoul [South Korea], February 28 (ANI/Xinhua): South Korea reported 356 more cases of COVID-19 as of midnight Saturday compared to ...

Gilgit-Baltistan neglected despite being Gateway to CPEC

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 28 (ANI): While Imran Khan looks excited over China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), Gilgit-Baltistan, also known as the ...

Glacial period impacted crocodile evolution: Study

Ottawa [Canada], February 28 (ANI): During a recent study, researchers from McGill University discovered that the genomes of Caribbean and ...

Almost 1,00,000 Maldivians jabbed with Indian-made vaccines

Male [Maldives], February 28 (ANI): The Maldivian Health Emergency Operation Centre (HEOC) on Saturday informed that over 98,511 people have ...

Australia receives first batch of AstraZeneca vaccines

Canberra [Australia], February 28 (ANI/Sputnik): The first shipment of COVID-19 vaccines developed by UK drugmaker AstraZeneca arrived in Australia on ...

Drying up of Yangtze River to impact environment, economy

Beijing [China], February 28 (ANI): Researchers warned that the overall decline of China's Yangtze River waterway will have dire consequences ...

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NATO 2030 commits members to war with Russia and China

The February meeting of NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Defense Ministers, the first since President Biden took power, revealed an ...

Two deadly 737s crashes occurred before action taken

WASHINGTON, DC - Following two deadly crashes involving Boeing's 737 jets, a US government watchdog has asked the Federal Aviation ...

Experts concerned over pockets of covid among unvaccinated minorities

WASHINGTON, DC: While 11.3 percent of white Americans and 10.5 percent of Asian-Americans have received Covid vaccinations, only 4.6 percent ...

Republicans call to boycott China olympics over human rights abuses

WASHINGTON, DC - The White House press secretary has told reporters it is not certain whether the United States will ...

Covid-19 restrictions have virtually eliminated flu from United States

NEW YORK, New York - Experts are searching for an answer as to what caused the flu to virtually disappear ...

Humanity's insatiable greed for growth has consequences

A triad of intersecting world-wide pandemics simultaneously threatening humanity today are the end results of its own insatiable greedy human ...

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